New Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald announces major changes aimed at improving medical services for veterans.
New medical scrubs use copper ions to help prevent infection.
The University of New Mexico is looking for differences in psychopathic minds using inmate volunteers.
New research finds thousands of children have been exposed to toxic chemicals from laundry detergent pods since they were introduced.
Autopsy found no illegal drugs or alcohol in Robin Williams system at the time of his suicide.
Mother suffers a amniotic fluid embolism during a routine cesarean section and survives without a pulse for 45 minutes.
A medical marijuana dispensary in Greenfield could become a reality, following a decision by the state’s Department of Public Health.
A new 3D breast cancer exam could reduce false readings, and allow doctors to catch the cancer early.
In 2014, we must evaluate laws, treatments and public health measures and adapt them to the times. We must ask if the ancient measure of qua…
From a medical perspective, a vasectomy is a simple procedure that takes about 15 minutes. And yet, even though modern techniques require ne…
Jena Johnson’s definition of “good” goes like this: a death in which a person’s wishes for the end of his or her life are respected and carr…
The 21 day monitoring period for 177 people exposed to Ebola patients in Dallas has ended.
“Fast casual” restaurants are rapidly replacing fast food as the quick dining destinations of choice.
Medical staff at Washington’s Joint Base Lewis McChord are training for the possibility of Ebola patients.
The 29-year-old nurse chokes up thinking of the harsh reactions of some people after they learned she had Ebola. “It’s just not me,” she sai…
It’s that time of year again when everywhere you turn someone’s coughing or sneezing. However, you don’t have to catch what they have.
You may be exercising, but are you exercising effectively? Many people are not getting the most from their workout.